Employer Education Workshops

The Career & Internship Center, Career Center @ Engineering and Foster Undergraduate and Specialty Masters Career Center are pleased to offer Employer Education Workshops to support you in being as successful as possible in your development of campus recruiting programs, and your recruitment efforts on campus.

Recruiting 101 – coming up on April 28th!
Are you new to college recruiting? Looking to improve your recruiting strategy, or just not quite sure how to navigate a college campus the size of UW?Join us for Recruiting 101 – hosted by the UW Career & Internship Center, Foster Career Services, and the Career Center @ Engineering – as campus insiders share insights, strategies, and best practices to attract top UW talent.

Topics include:
– Career contacts at UW (Career & Internship Center, Career Center @ Engineering, and Foster Career Services)
– Building your brand
– Engagement opportunities
– Upcoming events
– Q&A

Recruiting 101 is offered 3 times per year. Upcoming dates include:

  • Friday, April 28th, 2017 from 9:30-11:00am (in-person workshop at UW Seattle campus)
  • Thursday, August 17th, 2017 from 9:30-11:00am (in-person workshop at UW Seattle campus)
    • Registration coming in June 2017

Best Practices for a High Quality Internship Program
Whether you’re starting a program from scratch, or have hosted interns for years and are looking to enhance and refine your program, we’re here to help! This two-part workshop – Internships 101 and Internships 202 – is designed to support employers in any stage of the process. Information on the next offering of this program will be available soon – questions in the meantime? Email econeill@uw.edu for support.

Creating a High Impact Experience for Your Summer Interns (virtual webinar)
Offering high impact internships takes intentional planning and implementation but increases engagement, learning, and desire to stay with an organization long-term. Join us to learn about 8 key elements of a high impact internship, reasons why each is important, and tangible ideas for building each into your internship program.  Information on the next offering of this program will be available soon – questions in the meantime? Email brianakr@uw.edu.

Reverse Career Fair for Employers and Student Organizations
We’re mixin’ things up!  Come join us for our inaugural Reverse Career Fair – UW Registered Student Organizations will be tabling, and you’ll have the chance to interact with club officers and learn more about their organizations and how you can develop recruiting networks.  Registration is now closed for this event.

Questions about Employer Education Workshops? Contact Emma O’Neill-Myers at econeill@uw.edu.